3.7. Pensel

The paintbrush tool paints fuzzy brush strokes. All strokes are rendered using the current brush.

3.7.1. Aktivera verktyget

There are different possibilities to activate the tool:

  • From the main menu: ToolsPaint ToolsPaintbrush.

  • By clicking the tool icon in the Toolbox.

  • By pressing the P keyboard shortcut.

3.7.2. Tangentmodifierare (standardvärden)


This key changes the paintbrush to a Color Picker.


This key places the paintbrush into straight line mode. Holding Shift while clicking Button 1 will generate a straight line. Consecutive clicks will continue drawing straight lines that originate from the end of the last line.

3.7.3. Alternativ

Figur 14.63. Paintbrush tool options

Paintbrush tool options

Normally, tool options are displayed in a window attached under the Toolbox as soon as you activate a tool. If they are not, you can access them from the main menu through WindowsDockable WindowsTool Options which opens the option window of the selected tool.

Mode; Opacity; Brush; Size; Aspect Ratio; Angle; Spacing; Hardness; Dynamics; Dynamics Options; Force; Apply Jitter; Smooth Stroke; Lock brush size to view; Incremental
See the Common Paint Tool Options for a description of tool options that apply to many or all paint tools.